Kennebunkport Entertainment

There is a thriving nighttime entertainment scene in Kennebunkport and along Maine’s coast, so you won’t have far to travel to hear live music, see a show, or dance the night away. Check the schedule of performances at our own local live music hot spots. When you stay at Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, you’re also an easy, 40-minute drive from indoor and outdoor entertainment venues in Portland, Maine, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Our concierge is happy to arrange for concert tickets, transportation: everything you need for a memorable night out.


Kennebunkport Inn
One Dock Square, Kennebunkport, Maine, 207-967-2621

Sip creative cocktails and hear top local bands and musicians live in the Pub at the Kennebunkport Inn every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. and Friday from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. year-round. On perfect summer evenings, the music moves outdoors, and the inn’s Sun Deck becomes a cozy, casual, quintessentially Maine music club.

The Dory at The Lodge on the Cove
29 South Main Street, Kennebunkport, Maine, 207-967-3993

The poolside bar at Kennebunkport’s throwback-chic motel hosts a daily happy hour from 4 to 6 p.m. and live music from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday nights during the summer season. Come as you are, and enjoy classic munchies, fun drinks and cool tunes.

The Tides Beach Club
254 Kings Highway, Kennebunkport, Maine, 207-967-3757

Sunday is Fun Day at this upscale beachfront spot. Savor small plates and drink specials on the front porch during extended “Perfect 10” Happy Hours each Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. during the summer months. Live music adds to the lively vibe from 4 to 7 p.m.

Ocean at the Cape Arundel Inn
208 Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, Maine, 207-967-2125

Live music on the oceanview lawn from 4 to 6 p.m. each Wednesday evening in the summer is the perfect prelude to dinner at our own on-site restaurant, Ocean.

Earth at Hidden Pond
354 Goose Rocks Road, Kennebunkport, Maine, 207-967-6550

Local musicians play under starry skies each Wednesday night from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on the deck at Earth, where the Farm Bar serves up cocktails mixed with herb-infused spirits and muddled fruits.